The first World Cup competition in bouldering to take place in the Czech Republic begins in a couple days. I would like to introduce to you to the construction and parameters of the bouldering walls, where the world best boulderers will test their skills. ... full story
Patxi Usobiaga (ESP) and Angela Eiter (AUT) won the World Cup competition in lead climbing in Valence (FRA) on 2/3 November 2007. The competition was without Czech participation, because the Czech lead climbing favorite Tomas Mrazek had some problems with his knee and did not start. ... full story
Markus Bock climbed a new very hard route in the Frankenjura. The route is in the Krottenseer Forst and an old project of Markus Windisch. Markus tried the route already since a few years.
The first part is an 9 moves long boulder in the grade 8b fb and then you have to climb a 11 moves long 8a route to the top. The hardest thing is to string the two parts together.
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Tomas Mrazek will not attend the bouldering WC in Brno (CZ)
The Sunday was the last day for registration of competitors to the World Cup competition in bouldering 2007 in Brno, Czech Republic.
The number of registered climbed up to 100 competitors, including 39 women. ... full story
The last but one of this year climbing competition of European Youth Series has taken place this weekend in Linz, Austria. The four of the Czech competitiors continued to finals. Adam Ondra was 1st in category B, ... full story
The Czech Youth Championship was held last weekend in Smichov, the winners for difficulty were: Martin Stranik and Debora Sandova (the oldest category D), Adam Ondra and Edita Vopatova (cat. C), ... full story
Ethan Pringle who recently climbed the Realization 9a or 9a+, onsighted the Route Iron Man 8c in Rodellar and downgraded it into 8b+. He was also succesful in the Route Los Borrachos de Mascun 8c+ and and send it in the 6th go. ... full story
Alex and Thomas Huber have been beaten the old Speedrekord of Yuji Hirama and Hans Florine on El Capitan in the Route 'Nose' . They already established a new record with the time 2:48:35 at October the 4th. 4 days later they went back to improve the time and they were succesful. ... full story
Czech climber Rosta Stefanek is the leader in the world ranking of climbing boulders at the web site 8a.nu at the moment. The last recorded boulder problem which moved him to the first position was Personal Velocity 8B+ in Sneznik, nord Bohemia (Czech Republic). ... full story